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for word of every doe midwest incommunication in this country. >> the idea that n.s.a. is keeping files on americans as a general rule just isn't true. >> woodruff: then, rebels fired scores of rockets on the syrian city of homs as the assad regime celebrated army day. margaret warner gets the latest on the bloody civil war from npr's deborah amos. >> brown: law enforcement bids farewell to f.b.i. director robert mueller. ray suarez explores the transformation of the bureau after the 9-11 attacks. >> woodruff: and we hear from two u.s. senators leading the push to keep the military's sexual assault cases in the chain of command. gwen ifill talks to new hampshire republican kelly ayotte and missouri democrat claire mccaskill. >> the other side has wanted to make this argument about victims vs. uniforms. that's a false premise. this argument is about how we can protect victims the best. >> woodruff: that's all ahead on tonight's "newshour." >> major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: ♪ ♪ moving our economy for 160 years. bnsf, the engine that connects us. >> and by th
beginning 9:00 a.m. eastern. >>> nsa's top secret surveillance programs under fire. president obama and a bipartisan group of lawmakers are going to hold a closed door meeting at the white house to discuss privacy as another edward snowden bomb shell is dropped detailing how much the intelligence agency is spying or could be spying on your internet activities. barbara starr with more on this. new revelations. how is the administration responding to it this time? >> this meeting at the white house may be a sign that the administration is willing to change the program but is not going to give up on it. the obama administration under attack for its surveillance programs. national security agency director keith alexander heckled. >> i haven't lied to congress. >> reporter: while congress questions is the nsa spying on us. who is accountable for edward snowden's leaks? >> anyone asked to resign or offered to resign? >> no one. >> reporter: the administration declassified more documents in an effort to show the surveillance is vital to national security. even as a new article unveiled mor
left three passengers dead and 180 injured. >> just crossing the wires. n-s-a leaker edward snowden has been granted one year temporary asylum in russia. he has left the moscow airport and entered russia earlier this morning. snowden had been held in the airport since june 23rd since his arrival from hong kong. according to his lawyer. he has been granted one year temporary asylum in russia. the u.s. is charging him with espionage for leaking the existence of nsa surveillance programs. meantime, president obama is implied in a bipartisan group of lawmakers to the white house today to discuss their concerns about the national security agency's surveillance programs. off the meeting comes as lawmakers concerned about privacy are pushing the nsa is authorities. obama is national security team is arguing to keep the surveillance powers intact. >> a man charged and the death of to san francisco jury store clerks and critically wounding the shot, has pleaded not guilty to murder and other felony charges. if this is video from the scene of the shooting on july 12th. the attack inside the sampr
. a check of the numbers coming up. and this morning n-s-a leaker edward snowden was finally able to leave the moscow airport after being held there for more than a month. details on why he was released, coming up. >>darya:a second bart strike is looming as union contracts are set to expire on sunday night sending union workers back to the picket line, and leaving hundreds of thousands of bay area commuters stranded come monday morning. kron fours mike pelton is live at west oakland where negotiations are set to fat resume today. good morning mike. >>: here you can see bart and its labor unions by now you know when of the biggest issues on the two sides are pay increases. they want to offer any percent raise but the workers are asking for a 21 percent raise over the same period with his three years. both sides said both proposals they receive financial we don't make sense. they have agreed to meet each day this week and hopes to find some common ground. >>: until we make progress on both a safety proposals that the union has advanced to which the district has had no response and to t
agencies. >> heckled by hackers and how nsa director responded today oo. also, scandal at city hall what. is behind resignation two city officials and why many tried to keep it quiet. >> george zimmerman back in trouble with the law what. he >>> city attorney of walnut creek says he resigned because he was being pressured to drop a child abuse investigation. one top assistant has stepped down. abc news tells us the city council is now ducking for cover. every member refused our request today. they don't want to talk about the resignation of city attorney brian winter, winter declined a request as did his assistant katie wixinski we know their leaving is tied into the investigation of child sex abuse charges leveled against an employer of lesher center for the arts charjsed with two felonies connected to text and facebook messages sent to teen-aged girls. four city employees were put on administrative leave while police and the city attorney looked into who knew about suspected abuse. in this e mail, the city attorney wrote he was pressured to drop the investigation when it appeared it wo
: the release comes amid reports of a new n.s.a. spying program on internet activity. we look at the latest revelations and the secret court at the center of the controversy. >> ifill: then, ben bernanke's tenure as federal reserve chairman nears its end, as the debate over who will replace him begins. we examine how that choice could affect the economic recovery. >> brown: egypt's government ordered police to take all means necessary to disband protests in support of the ousted president. margaret warner explores the potential for violence and the actions of the new military rule. >> ifill: and in india, child labor is outlawed, but a staggering number of children still toil away. fred de sam lazaro reports on efforts to change that practice. >> the combination of official and middle-class indifference, and dire poverty, drives perhaps 50 million children into the workplace. some as young as six or seven. >> ifill: that's all ahead on tonight's "newshour." >> major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: >> supported by the john d. and catherine t. macarthur foundation. committe
nsa director responded today oo. also, scandal at city hall what. is behind resignation two city officials and why many tried to keep it quiet. >> george zimmerman back in trouble with the law what. he did in >>> city attorney of walnut creek says he resigned because he was being pressured to drop a child abuse investigation. one top assistant has stepped down. abc news tells us the city council is now ducking for cover. every member refused our request today. they don't want to talk about the resignation of city attorney brian winter, winter declined a request as did his assistant katie wixinski we know their leaving is tied into the investigation of child sex abuse charges leveled against an employer of lesher center for the arts charjsed with two felonies connected to text and facebook messages sent to teen-aged girls. four city employees were put on administrative leave while police and the city attorney looked into who knew about suspected abuse. in this e mail, the city attorney wrote he was pressured to drop the investigation when it appeared it would reach up the chain at
the airport. that is according to the nsa leakers russian lawyer. he tells cnn that snowden's application for political asylum has been approved and he can legally stay in russia for one year. so, let's head to moscow now to find out the latest. cnn's phil black is there. phil, tell us more. >> carol, as you say, he's left the airport now for the first time in more than five weeks. he's crossed through the migration zone and officially entered russia. the significance of this is in the detail. he's not just entered the country through a period of time while his apalication is being considered. he has received approval for that temporary asylum application, which gives him the right to stay in this country for one year with the option of extending at the end of that year and having all the same rights and freedoms as russian citizens. he can move around the country and he can move internationally so if he so desires as a russian citizen would be allowed to do. so far, we have not had any official comment from the kremlin on this, but we do know this is the one step that the united states w
greenwald revealed information about a nsa program called x-key score. >> yeah, this is awful. >> stephanie: which the agency called the widest reaching program. a simple on screen form that allows analysts access to virtually everything a user use including their metadata, which today will show me watching turtles having sex over and over and over again. so that's why i just put it out on the radio show, so you don't have to snoop on me. that and the bears twerking. [ turtles moaning ] >> and crazy rhubarb lady. >> stephanie: crazy rhubarb lady is awesome. >> one final -- >> stephanie: i'm done. >> was that filner? no, that was -- >> stephanie: it sounded like it could have been. senator dick durbin. >> when you look at the reach of this program in -- in -- it enve envelops a substantial number of americans. >> stephanie: the nsa deputy director. >> the 29-year-old school dropout can come in and take out massive, massive amounts of data, it's obvious there weren't adequate controls. has anybody been fired? >> no, sir. not yet. >> has anybody been admonished? >> sir, those investigations ar
as lawmakers concerned about privacy are pushing to rein in the n-s-a's authority. obama's national security team is arguing to keep its surveillance powers intact while acknowledging some limitations appear kitchenware. >>darya:dozens of gay couples are getting married in minneapolis as minnesota becomes the latest state to legalize same-sex marriage. (cheering) the law allowed weddings to begin just after midnight. and 42 couples were married by the mayor of minneapolis and several other county judges. midnight weddings were also planned at several other county courthouses around the state. as well as at the mall of america. a man is under arrest after a vicious attack on a woman in san francisco's castro district. police say christopher porter baily of oakland was arrested and accused of robbing a female suspect and then kicking her in the head. he pleaded not guilty. this attack happened last month during gay pride weekend - early in the morning near market and dolores streets. police say, baily was one of several people who took part in the robbery. district attorney george gascon says
lives. >> such a hot topic these days. we've been learning a lot about the nsa surveillance program, but it's not just the government, there's private companies, even your cell phone. there's a number of ways to be tracked. we decided to do an experiment. we followed one person all day long. how much of their life would truly be private? you may be shocked by these results. also ahead, we've got day two of our look at how not to be awkward. everyone has been in this situation, right? hi, al. a little crowded right now in that elevator? >> just a bit. we're going to find out if there's a right way to handle those tricky situations when you're stuck with people and somebody fell asleep in front of you. >> get to know them, al. just get to know them. talk about your issues. >> make friends. >> al wants out. >> al, don't kind of skulk away. >>> also, music mogul and x-factor judge simon cowell reportedly going to be a first time father with his close friend's wife. we'll have the details. >>> let us begin this half hour with more on that legal victory for o.j. simpson that's tied to the
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